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Flandrau Science Center & Planetarium

University of Arizona District

1601 E. University Blvd.
University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ 85721
United States

Phone: 520-621-4516



Located on the University of Arizona campus, Flandrau Science Center & Planetarium inspires visitors of all ages with the wonders of science.

Explore the solar system and beyond in Flandrau’s state-of-the-art planetarium theater, featuring a fulldome digital projection system that can launch from the Earth and fly to planets, moons, and asteroids. Flandrau also offers fun interactive science exhibits that will engage the whole family.

Current exhibits topics include astronomy, marine biology, earth science, math puzzles, and minerals. Open Daily, see website for hours, showtimes, and admission prices.

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    Based on 87 reviews
  • #50 of 339 things to do in Tucson
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Educational and fun

Excellent displays and great workers who demonstrate a passion for what they are teaching. Plus, they are kind and helpful. The only bummer, it’s small.

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The beauty of our planet

This place named: Flandrau Science Center and Planetarium. They went after the Critical Zones, as well the Earth's outer skin. The critical zone lies 3 zones. I try to see how huge this is. We...

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Awesome Place!

We watched the “Black Hole” show. This theatre is amazing. Didn’t see the exhibit but plan to next time.

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  • Website Listing Tag(s): Astronomy/Astronomía, Family Fun

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